Michael Sullivan

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U.S. Senate Hopefuls Prepare Ahead Of First Debates

The three Republicans running in Massachusetts’ special U.S. Senate election are preparing for their first debate, while U.S. Reps. Stephen Lynch and Edward Markey are challenging each on the Democratic side.


Rep. Ed Markey. (Photo by Paul Morigi/Getty Images)

Poll: Markey Has Double-Digit Lead In Senate Race

The UMass Lowell-Boston Herald poll found Markey ahead of fellow Democrat Stephen Lynch by more than 29 percentage points among potential Democratic primary voters.


Michael Sullivan

GOP Senate Hopefuls Turning In Required Singatures

Republican U.S. Senate candidate Michael Sullivan has delivered voter signatures to the Massachusetts Secretary of State’s office.


The results of Saturday's GOP straw poll. (Photo Credit: Bree Sison)

Winslow Wins First Mass. GOP Straw Poll In Senate Race

Norfolk state Rep. Dan Winslow emerged as the winner of the Massachusetts Republican Party’s first straw poll in the U.S. Senate race.


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Mass. Voters To Face Contested US Senate Primaries

Massachusetts voters heading to the polls on primary day in this year’s special U.S. Senate election will find something that was missing from last year’s Senate race — a choice of candidates.


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Senate Hopefuls Expect To Have Required Signatures Ahead Of Wednesday Deadline

Four of five Massachusetts U.S. Senate hopefuls say they have either collected more than enough signatures or are confident they will have enough to land a spot on the April 30 primary ballot.


Rep. Stephen Lynch and Rep. Ed Markey (Photos courtesy: Lynch and Paul Morigi/Getty Images)

Mass. Democrats Agree To 6 Senate Debates

Democratic Congressmen Stephen Lynch and Ed Markey have agreed to six debates in their race for the Massachusetts U.S. Senate special election nomination to replace John Kerry.


Michael Sullivan

Getting On Senate Ballot Just One Hurdle For Former U.S. Attorney Michael Sullivan

With just six weeks to go until the filing deadline, former U.S. Attorney Michael Sullivan has been out collecting signatures.


Sean Bielat

Republican Sean Bielat Enters Senate Race

Sean Bielat is the latest candidate to enter the special Senate election in Massachusetts while former U.S. Attorney Michael Sullivan is expected to announce soon whether he’s also in the running on the GOP side.


John Connolly (file image)

John Connolly: Whitey Bulger’s Capture Could Set Me Free

The former FBI agent convicted of tipping off Whitey Bulger prior to his indictment says Bulger’s arrest will exonerate him.